Aisle Seat with Julie Schuster is a weekly thematic radio program that incorporates songs from Broadway, film scores, opera, and classical music.
August 1: Warner Bros. – From the first “talking picture” to the current day, Warner Bros. Studios has left a lasting mark on the entertainment industry. Jack L. Warner, the president and driving force behind the studios, was born August 2, so on this episode Julie will share music from Warner Bros. movies, musicals, and yes… cartoons!
July 18: The Olympics – The Games of the XXXII Olympiad are almost here! Though they will look very different this year, the indomitable spirit of the Olympics can’t be quenched. On this episode, hear music from movies about Olympic athletes, music composed for the Olympic Games, even music that won Olympic medals. Did you miss it? Listen on SoundCloud HERE.
July 11: Cancer – Were you born between June 21 and July 22? So was Gustav Mahler, Alan Menken, Richard Rodgers, Percy Grainger, and Peter Schickele. Hear music from these Cancer composers and musicians, plus works connected to aspects of this astrological sign (which is Julie’s, too)! Did you miss it? Listen on SoundCloud HERE.
July 4: Happy Independence Day! Aisle Seat will not air this week, due to the Classic 107.3 Countdown.
June 27: Game, Set, and Match – The Championships, a.k.a. Wimbledon, begin June 28 and run through July 11, and a surprising number of classical musicians have ties to the game of tennis. Break out the strawberries and cream as Julie serves up some great music! Did you miss it? Listen on SoundCloud HERE.
June 20: A BBQ Playlist for Dad – Today is Father’s Day and the first day of summer, so what could be better than dad at the grill? He’ll get a heaping helping of classical pieces dads love (think lots of cannons), plus music connected to fathers from Broadway and the movies. Enjoy a delicious soundtrack for your Sunday evening! Did you miss it? Listen on SoundCloud HERE.
June 13: Gemini – Were you born between May 21 and June 20? So was Richard Wagner, Frederick Loewe, George Szell, Marvin Hamlisch, Cole Porter, and Edward Elgar. Hear music from these Gemini composers, works connected to aspects of this astrological sign, and some performances by twins. Did you miss it? Listen on SoundCloud HERE.
June 6: Celebrating Pride Month – Music from LGBTQ+ classical and modern composers, songs from Broadway shows like Fun Home and Kinky Boots, and of course, Over the Rainbow. Did you miss it? Listen on SoundCloud HERE.